Universities and College Union (UCU) members are set to begin 14 days of strike action in the largest wave of staff strikes ever seen on UK campuses.
The strikes, at 74 UK universities, begin tomorrow (20 February) and follow an ongoing dispute over pay and pensions which kicked off in 2017 when Universities UK (UUK) proposed effectively closing the...
The Pension Protection Fund (PPF) has announced a 90-day interest-free extension to levy payments for employers struggling due to the Covid-19 economic crisis.
James Riley says sustainability involves balance, and one of the key areas where this needs to be struck is DB funding.
Superfunds could be on course to complete multi-billion-pound transfers of defined benefit (DB) funds by the end of this year, Isio says.
Every month, several firms issue trackers of the aggregate defined benefit (DB) scheme funding position. See here for the June 2020 estimates on the various measures…
Marian Elliott looks at the three questions trustees should ask to understand the route to endgame.